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In order to improve safety and traffic flow, the City of Orono will be reconstructing Old Crystal Bay Road between Sixth Avenue North (Country Road 6) to Wayzata Boulevard (County Road 112 or Old Highway 12) over the summer. The road will be widened with new water main and storm sewer. Pedestrian crossing routes and… Continue Reading Changes in store for motorists, pedestrians

Orono High School will celebrate Homecoming Week October 1-6. Each day will boast its own dress-up theme. In addition, there will be a variety of athletic and special events. Here are highlights of the week: Monday, October 1 Dress theme:  Dressy vs. Messy Day (Dress up or wear your PJs) Events: Homecoming coronation, 2 p.m.,… Continue Reading OHS celebrates Homecoming Week Oct. 1-6

Orono School has added a new tool to its Orono PLUS digital-learning program called Schoology. Schoology is a popular Learning Management System (LMS) used broadly in the State of Minnesota and beyond. Schoology will be used by teachers to post classroom information including assignments, learning targets, due dates, reminders about field trips and more. Students… Continue Reading District launches new LMS called Schoology

Could a student who received straight “As” last year expect to do as well this year without studying? Of course not. The same is true for our school district. We have a distinguished history of more than 60 years with graduates, programs and results that have brought us recognition locally, throughout the state and across… Continue Reading Dr. Orcutt: Have a wonderful school year!

Gillian McNeal has been hired as the new head coach for the Orono High School girls’ swim and dive team. “Gil will bring experience, knowledge and passion to our program,” said Bucky Mieras, OHS activities director. “She has great experience as a high school coach and summer club coach, plus she already knows many of… Continue Reading New girls’ swim coach gets ready to dive in

Joining the students and teachers new to Orono Schools this fall will be new head coaches for the Orono High School girls’ basketball team and the girls’ hockey team. Ryan Martin will lead the girls’ basketball team and Sean Fish the girls’ hockey team. “We are excited about both hires,” said Bucky Mieras, Orono High… Continue Reading OHS hires new coaches for two girls’ sports